Definition of angular frequency in English:

angular frequency

Line breaks: an¦gu|lar fre|quency

noun

Physics
  • The frequency of a steadily recurring phenomenon expressed in radians per second. A frequency in hertz can be converted to an angular frequency by multiplying it by 2π. (Symbol: ω)
    More example sentences
    • Ic] is the angular frequency (in radians per second) and f is the linear frequency (in hertz).
    • A simple calculation then shows that kr = mv, or that the angular frequency, w is just sqrt (k/m).
    • This is equivalent to the statement that the outer membrane becomes increasingly transparent for oscillating electric fields when the angular frequency of the oscillation exceeds a value given by the inverse of the charging time.

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